[CentOS] OT: setting up a bridge
oliver at linux-kernel.at
Tue Sep 13 07:34:04 UTC 2005
On 09/12/2005 10:54 PM, carlopmart at gmail.com wrote:
> hi all,
> I am using centos3.5 for my firewall home. I would like to do some
> tests with bridge firewalling. When i try to create the bridge, brctl
> givtes me this error: br_add_bridge: Package not installed.
> i find some answers about this error, but the most important is the one
> that says driver is not loaded into kernel. In my
> /boot/config-2.4.21-32.0.1.EL file appears compiled as a module, but how
> can i load it with modprobe?? .... :((
> Thanky you
I guess, that brctl will not load the module automatically and your
system doesn't either...
Try it this way:
[root at pluto ~]# modprobe bridge; lsmod | grep bridge
bridge 52953 0
It's a FC4 in my case, but this should work with CentOS also...
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